Top 10 Items for Postpartum Recovery

After birth, you may experience a whirlwind of emotions and a bit of information overload – at least I know I did! During your stay in the hospital, you are pretty much on autopilot. People are constantly popping in, tests are being taken, lots of paperwork is filed. As we get all the information on…

The Best Pregnancy Pillows

If you follow me on instagram, you know I have been through a lot of pregnancy pillows. There is nothing more important than getting quality sleep when you are pregnant, and if you are a mom of multiple kids you know how precious those Zs are. Yet when you are finally settling into bed looking…

Prioritizing Your Partnership in Early Parenthood

Making the life change from partners to parents is an exciting, beautiful, and wonderful experience. However, it is also stressful, full of worry, and down right exhausting. Let’s face it, no one operates at their best under those conditions. And this particular combination will put new and more difficult strains on your relationship than you…

Rancilio Silvia Review | From Just a Mom Who Runs on Caffeine

If you are interested in a Rancilio Silvia or just a newbie who is looking for a great in home espresso machine, you’ve come to the right place! Buying your first espresso machine can feel intimidating and you may be wondering if the Rancilio Silvia is worth the investment. In my review below I will…

Top 10 Baby Items

Elvie Pump || Avent Glass Bottles || DockATot || Hatch Rest+ || Nanit || Boppy Pillow || Hatch Grow || Björn Bouncer || Muslin Swaddles || UppaBaby Travel System (Mesa and Vista) These are my top 10 favorite baby items which include some of my most requested recommendations from other mamas and mamas-to-be! All of…

Elvie Pump Review

Never did I imagine I would be in between doctors appointments, driving down I-40 while pumping on a silent, tube free, cord free breast pump – but thank goodness here we are! This is the type of fluid technology I have been waiting for to make a Mama’s life easier when on the go and…

Milk Boosting Power Bites

These no bake power bites are perfect for a pick me up throughout the day and they include powerful ingredients to help with milk production. Ingredients 1 cup oats 2/3 cup peanut butter 1/2 cup flaxseed 1/2 cup chocolate chips 2 tbsp honey 1-2 tbsp chia seeds Directions Combine all ingredients in a large bowl…

Toddler Feeding Favorites

Munchkin Snack Catcher || Learning Cutlery Set || Nuby Sipper || Stackable Bowls || Divided Plates Stokke Tripp Trapp High Chair Toddlers have an unbelievable appetite! Repeatedly introducing them to variety of foods and vegetables early on has been shown to increase acceptance and consumption so it’s important to have dinner time at the table…

Cole’s Birth Story | Part II

Luckily this time around we were able to leave the hospital after one night instead of the minimum two night stay. I was ecstatic about this; not because I didn’t appreciate the hospital staff (they were kickass) but I was ready to sleep in my own bed and I was missing Porter terribly. I have…